I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream

Framhli­ kßpu
Orion, 5. mar. 2012 - 135 sÝ­ur
17 Gagnrřni
Reviews aren't verified, but Google checks for and removes fake content when it's identified

First published in 1967 and re-issued in 1983, I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream contains seven stories with copyrights ranging from 1958 through 1967. This edition contains the original introduction by Theodore Sturgeon and the original foreword by Harlan Ellison, along with a brief update comment by Ellison that was added in the 1983 edition.

Among Ellison's more famous stories, two consistently noted as among his very best ever are the title story and the volume's concluding one, 'Pretty Maggie Moneyeyes'. Since Ellison himself strongly resists categorization of his work, we won't call them science fiction, or SF, or speculative fiction or horror or anything else except compelling reading experiences that are sui generis. They could only have been written by Harlan Ellison and they are incomparably original.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Reviews aren't verified, but Google checks for and removes fake content when it's identified

LibraryThing Review

Ums÷gn notanda  - MarkLacy - LibraryThing

I realize I tried to read these stories in a different time, a different era, than when they were written. Having said that, I can be somewhat forgiving. Ellison's style is now dated. But I simply ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

Ums÷gn notanda  - bdgamer - LibraryThing

Ellison is a gifted writer who can make you go from oh-okay to holy-shit-what-did-I-just-read in the span of a few pages. The titular short story is a brilliant exercise in depravity and hatred--the ... Read full review

A­rar ˙tgßfur - View all

Um h÷fundinn (2012)

Harlan Ellison is a multiple Hugo and Nebula Award winning writer and editor. He wrote the script for the hugely popular Star Trek episode, The City on the Edge of Forever, the Nebula Award-winning novella, A Boy and his Dog, and many acclaimed stories including 'Shatterday' and 'I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream'. His groundbreaking anthology Dangerous Visions was instrumental in defining the New Wave movement. Harlan Ellison lives in Los Angeles.

BˇkfrŠ­ilegar upplřsingar